Security company, state argue venue in Dakota Access dispute

Attorneys for North Dakota regulators and a North Carolina-based private security firm argued in court Thursday over the proper venue to resolve a dispute over whether TigerSwan acted illegally during protests against the Dakota Access oil pipeline and should be fined.

Bill to bypass regulators on Enbridge Line 3 heads to Dayton

A bill that would let Enbridge Energy bypass the Minnesota Public Utilities Commission and proceed with replacing its aging Line 3 crude oil pipeline across northern Minnesota is on its way to Gov. Mark Dayton, who has promised a veto.